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by McCall, Nathan, author
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Examining the complexities of the problems of black youths from an insider's perspective, an African-American journalist recalls his own troubled childhood, his rehabilitation while in prison, and his successful Washington Post career. Reprint. 150,000 first printing. The author remembers his journey from a working class African American neighborhood to prison to a prestigious position on the Washington Post
Topics: Modern fiction, Journalists, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, United...
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by Malcolm X
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, Black Muslims -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography
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by Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968., African Americans -- Biography., Civil rights workers...
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by Dick Gregory
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Topics: Gregory, Dick., Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography., Comedians -- United States --...
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by Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-
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x, 400 pages : 21 cm
Topics: Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-, African American women -- Biography, Women revolutionaries...
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by Newton, Huey P
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xiv, 333 p. 24 cm
Topics: Newton, Huey P, Black Panther Party -- Biography, Black power -- United States, African Americans...
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by Fox Butterfield
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Topics: Bosket family,, African Americans -- Biography., African American prisoners., Violence -- United...
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by Bruce Perry
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, Black Muslims -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography
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by bell hooks
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Topics: Hooks, Bell -- Childhood and youth, African Americans -- Biography, African American women --...
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by Fox Butterfield
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Topics: Bosket family., African Americans -- Biography., African American prisoners., Violence -- United...
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Cataloging based on CIP information
Topics: King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968, African Americans -- Civil rights, African Americans --...
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by Doreen Rappaport
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature., King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 --...
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by Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
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133 pages : 24 x 22 cm
Topics: Colvin, Claudette, 1939- -- Juvenile literature, Colvin, Claudette, 1939-, Colvin, Claudette,...
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by Marable, Manning, 1950-2011
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594 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : 25 cm
Topics: African Americans -- Biography, African American civil rights workers -- Biography, African...
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by Eloise Greenfield
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Topics: Jones, Pattie Ridley -- Juvenile literature, Little, Lessie Jones -- Juvenile literature,...
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by Bonnie Bader
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature, African Americans -- Biography --...
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by Claude Andrew Clegg
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Topics: Elijah Muhammad, 1897-, Black Muslims -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography
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by Walter Dean Myers
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Juvenile literature, X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, Black Muslims -- Biography --...
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by Uschan, Michael V., 1948-
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104 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Shakur, Tupac, 1971-1996 -- Juvenile literature, Shakur, Tupac, 1971-1996, Shakur, Tupac,...
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Includes index
Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, Southern Christian Leadership Conference -- History, African...
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Topics: Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 -- Juvenile literature., Universal Negro Improvement Association --...
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by Penny Colman
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Topics: Walker, C. J., Madam, 1867-1919 -- Juvenile literature., Walker, C. J., Madam, 1867-1919., African...
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by Stout, Glenn, 1958-
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162 pages : 19 cm
Topics: Jordan, Michael, 1963- -- Juvenile literature, Jordan, Michael, 1963-, Basketball players -- United...
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Topics: African American leadership -- History., African Americans -- Politics and government., African...
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by Henry Louis Gates
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Topics: African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century, African...
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xv, 445 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Hudner, Tom, 1924-2017, Brown, Jesse Leroy, United States. Navy -- Officers -- Biography, United...
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by Henry Louis Gates
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Topics: African Americans -- Genealogy, African Americans -- Biography, United States -- Genealogy, Africa...
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by Sullivan, George, 1927-
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vi, 104 pages : 24 cm
Topics: African American photographers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Photography -- United States --...
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by Sam Wellman
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Topics: Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 -- Juvenile literature, Carver, George Washington,...
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by Bertice Berry
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Topics: Berry, Bertice -- Family, Freeman, John Henry, -- d. 1929 or 30, Hunn, John, -- 1818-1894, Berry,...
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by Terrell, Mary Church, 1863-1954
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xxxvi, 436 pages : 22 cm
Topics: Civil rights workers, United States, Terrell, Mary Church, 1863-1954, African Americans -- Civil...
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by Jarvis, Malcolm, -1998; Nichols, Paul D., 1952-; West, Cornel
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Includes index
Topics: Jarvis, Malcolm, -- d. 1998., X, Malcolm, -- 1925-1965 -- Friends and associates., Black Muslims --...
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by Peter Louis Goldman
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, Black Muslims -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography
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by Coretta Scott King
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature., King, Coretta Scott, 1927- -- Juvenile...
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by Douglas Century
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Topics: Morrison, Toni -- Juvenile literature, Morrison, Toni, Novelists, American -- 20th century --...
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 107-109) and index
Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, African Americans, Civil rights workers, Baptists, King,...
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by Fandel, Jennifer
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Describes the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., twentieth-century civil rights leader
Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968, African Americans, Civil...
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by Rodnell P. Collins
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965., Black Muslims -- Biography., African Americans -- Biography.
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by Kranz, Rachel;Koslow, Philip;Kranz, Rachel. Biographical dictionary of Black Americans
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x, 310 pages : 29 cm
Topics: African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Dictionaries, Juvenile, African Americans,...
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by Dharathula H. Millender
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature., King, Martin...
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by Milton Meltzer
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Topics: Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Juvenile literature, Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967, Poets, American --...
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by Christopher Raschka
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Topics: Parker, Charlie, 1920-1955 -- Juvenile literature, Parker, Charlie, 1920-1955, Jazz musicians --...
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by Walter Mosley
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Topics: Mosley, Walter, African Americans -- Politics and government, Racism -- United States,...
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Topics: Farrakhan, Louis -- Juvenile literature, Farrakhan, Louis, Black Muslims -- Biography -- Juvenile...
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by Otha Richard Sullivan
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Topics: African American inventors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Inventors, African Americans --...
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by King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
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xi, 400 pages : 24 cm
Topics: biografier, Amerika, USA, Martin, Luther, King, Jr, King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, African...
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by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
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Topics: African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- History
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by Thomas Amper
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Topics: Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature., Washington, Booker...
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by Savage, Jeff, 1961-
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Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index
Topics: Bryant, Kobe, 1978-, Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team), Basketball players, African Americans,...
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by Fleming, Alice, 1928-
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124 pages : 20 cm
Topics: African Americans, History, Baptists -- Clergy, African Americans -- Civil rights, United States,...
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by James Haskins
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Topics: Morrison, Toni -- Juvenile literature, Morrison, Toni, Novelists, American -- 20th century --...
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by Roger Barr
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Juvenile literature., X, Malcolm, 1925-1965., Black Muslims -- Biography...
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by Hill, Laban Carrick
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1 volume (unpaged) : 23 x 29 cm
Topics: Potters -- Biography, Poets -- Biography, Slaves -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography,...
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by Lois Nicholson
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Topics: Jackson, Michael, 1958- -- Juvenile literature, Jackson, Michael, 1958-, Rock musicians -- United...
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by Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863
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xix, 206 pages :
Topics: Slaves, United States, Louisiana, Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863?, Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863,...
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by Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863
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1 online resource (xxxviii, 240 pages) :
Topics: Plantation life, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Louisiana, United States, Northup, Solomon,...
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by Randall Kenan
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Topics: Baldwin, James, 1924-, Baldwin, James, 1924-, Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography, Civil...
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by Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018
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xi, 114 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Alabama -- Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama -- Race relations, Segregation -- History, Montgomery...
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by Caravantes, Peggy, 1935-
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128 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 -- Juvenile literature, Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940, Garvey, Marcus,...
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by John D'Emilio
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Topics: Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987, African Americans -- Biography, African American civil rights workers --...
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by Jayne Pettit
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Topics: Angelou, Maya -- Juvenile literature., Angelou, Maya., Authors, American -- 20th century --...
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by Booker T. Washington
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Topics: Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915, African Americans -- Biography, Educators -- United States --...
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Topics: African American scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African American inventors --...
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by Gina DeAngelis
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Topics: Freeman, Morgan -- Juvenile literature., Freeman, Morgan., Actors -- United States -- Biography --...
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by Norrell, Robert J. (Robert Jefferson)
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xi, 508 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915, Washington, Booker T. 1856-1915, Washington, Booker Taliaferro,...
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by Ntozake Shange
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Topics: King, Coretta Scott, -- 1927-2006 -- Juvenile literature, King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968...
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by Elizabeth Lightfoot
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Topics: Obama, Michelle, -- 1964-, Obama, Barack, African American women -- Biography, African Americans --...
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by Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005
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48 pages : 22 cm
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Topics: Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 -- Juvenile literature, Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005, African Americans --...
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by Margaret Davidson
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Topics: Douglass, Frederick, -- 1818-1895 -- Juvenile literature., Abolitionists -- Juvenile literature.,...
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by Johnny Ray Moore
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature., King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.,...
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by Lawler, Mary
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110 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 -- Juvenile literature, Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940, Garvey, Marcus,...
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by V. P. Franklin
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, African Americans -- Biography, Civil rights workers -- United...
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by John Tessitore
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Topics: Ali, Muhammad, 1942- -- Juvenile literature., Ali, Muhammad, 1942-, Boxers (Sports) -- United...
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by Norma Jean Lutz
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Topics: Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913 -- Juvenile literature, Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913, Slaves -- United...
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by Peter J. Ling
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Topics: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968., African Americans -- Biography., Civil rights workers --...